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India's Perfume City - Kannauj

perfume of Oud

A perfume with the price tag of a luxury car! The perfume of Oud (Agarwood) can cost upto Rs 28 lakhs per litre. Many such organic perfumes are manufactured in Kannauj, Uttar Pradesh.

Perfume City of India

With 5000 years of history in the trade, it's called the 'Perfume City of India'. Around 80% of the city is involved in the perfume trade and it produces around 20 lakh litres of perfumes every year.

Perfume City of India Kannauj

These perfumes are exported to more than 50 countries around the world  and can cost anywhere between Rs 50 to Rs 28 lakhs. The only city in the world where a blocked nose is the worst that could happen to you!